St Minver Parishes Neighbourhood Development Plan

The St Minver Highlands and St Minver Lowlands Parish Councils are jointly producing a Neighbourhood Plan for the St Minver area. The parishes applied to Cornwall Council to designate the area of St Minver Highlands and St Minver Lowlands Parishes as a Neighbourhood Area. This webpage provides you with information on the St Minver Neighbourhood Development Plan.

Neighbourhood Plan Adoption

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The St Minver Parishes Neighbourhood Development Plan is now formally made and can be used from 28 June 2017, as part of the development plan in development management decisions in the St Minver Parishes Neighbourhood Plan Area. The adopted neighbourhood plan, report and decision notice is available to download below:

The Referendum for the St Minver Parishes Neighbourhood Development Plan was held on Thursday 4 May 2017. The Plan was successful at Referendum and the result was:

  • Number cast in favour of a 'Yes' : 665
  • Number cast in favour of a 'No' : 154

The final version of the St Minver Parishes Neighbourhood Development Plan can be found under the Neighbourhood Plan Examination section below. Information on the Referendum is available to download below:

The St Minver Parishes Neighbourhood Development Plan was submitted for examination on 1 March 2016. The independent examiner appointed to carry out the examination was Tim Jones. The Council’s decision was to make a number of alternative modifications to those recommended by the Examiner. These alternative modifications are shown in a table of modifications. Consultation was undertaken on the proposed alternative modifications between 5 January and 16 February 2017. No substantive objections were received to the proposed alternative modifications and the Portfolio Holder for Planning approved the Plan Decision subject to those amendments. The Neighbourhood Development Plan examination report and amended Neighbourhood Plan is available to download below:

Note: The above report was the original report recommending the alternative modifications to the plan. A separate report was produced following the consultation. The appendices shown below were used for both reports with the exception of appendix 5, which is the summary of comments received to the alternative modifications consultation.

St Minver Parish Councils submitted their plan proposal, the stategic environmental assessment report and associated documents to Cornwall Council on 19 October 2015 for their designated Neighbourhood area. 

Cornwall Council consulted residents and other interested stakeholders on the plan proposal and strategic environmental assessment report for the St Minver Neighbourhood area between 17 December 2015 and 4 February 2016. Copies of the documents were available to view at the Wadebridge Library and One Stop Shop, John Bray and Partners office and the Tube Station at Trebetherick Hill during the six week consultation period. 

The plan proposal includes a copy of a map and statement which identifies the area to which the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan relates; a consultation statement; the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan, a statement explaining how the proposed Neighbourhood Development Plan meets the requirements of paragraph 8 of Schedule 4B to the 1990 Act (the Basic Conditions Statement), a strategic environmental assessment report and non-technical summary report. Copies of the documents are available to download below:

St Minver Parishes Neighbourhood Planning documents:

The St Minver Parishes Neighbourhood Plan has been through a legal compliance check and the information is available to download below: 

St Minver Parish Councils submitted an application and map to designation their Neighbourhood Area on 25 July 2012. Cornwall Council consulted residents and other interested stakeholders on the designation between 31 August and 5 October 2012. Copies of the application letter and statement that explains how the Parish Council and Neighbourhood Area met the conditions of Section 61G(2) of the Town And Country Planning Act 1990, were made available to view from Wadebridge One Stop Shop during the six week consultation period. 

Copies of the documents are available to download below:

For further information on the Neighbourhood Plan please contact St Minver Parish Councils.